LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Monday was a busy day for firefighters all across Southwest Florida. Before the rain came, several brush fires ignited, endangering nearby homes. One in Lehigh..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral city leaders are responding to reports that their city fire trucks missed important repairs.A consultant's report released last week found cases where..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- It's your money- and a quarter of a million dollars of it is being spent to keep contraband out of the Naples Jail. But two months after its installation, som..
HIGHLANDS, GLADES COUNTY, Fla.- As of Monday evening, The Florida Division of Forestry is fighting a wildfire on Lykes Property, Just North East of Palmdale, Glades County off US 2..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla-- Call for Action helps a Port Charlotte woman solve a banking nightmare. Amy Machado's lender Bank of America closed an unused line of credit she had on her ho..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - On Monday there were more concerns about Cape Coral's fire trucks. County workers discovered a pressure surge valve was not working on a truck they were inspectin..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Collier County is scaling back plans for a new bathroom facility at Vanderbilt Beach. Monday, WINK News learned about two new propsed plans. The first includ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Kevin Foster, the mastermind behind a vicious gang that terrorized a town 15 years ago, is asking a judge to leave death row. He was convicted of pulling th..
IMMOKALEE, Fla.- A fire is burning at Immokalee Road and Sanctuary Road North in Immokalee. There is visible smoke very close to the roadway. Drivers should expect delays in this..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two fires broke out in Lehigh Acres Monday afternoon. The first fire, located at Elaine Avenue North and 16th Street West in Lehigh Acres, was approxim..
HOUSTON (AP) - Doctors at TIRR Memorial Hermann in Houston say Rep. Gabrielle Giffords can fly to Florida this week to watch her astronaut husband rocket into space as commander of..
The Ft. Myers city council appears ready to move ahead aggressively with plans to cut a water basin from the Caloosahatchee River, into a part of downtown. The goal is ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- The Fort Myers Police Department is investigating a fatal crash near Colonial Boulevard and Fowler Street in Fort Myers. The victim in the crash has been identif..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a man who cut and stole copper grounding wire Sunday night off the rooftop of SunTrust Bank, 18501 Murdoc..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is looking at the possibility of closing the state-backed property insurance company. With more than 1.3 million policyholders, Citizens is..
MIAMI (AP) - Hundreds of immigrant activists and their supporters are organizing protests across Florida against two state immigration bills this week. Some are gathering Monday ev..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Children in Collier County celebrated Easter by participating in an Easter egg hunt at the Naples Zoo.
PALMETTO, Fla. (AP) - A woman found an unwelcome weekend guest in her bathroom -- a 7-foot alligator. Alexis Dunbar says she screamed and the gator hissed when she found it inside ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A revised proposal by Gov. Rick Scott to phase out Florida's corporate income tax is on life support. The Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee put it on h..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A Cape Coral Police Officer was working in the 900 Block of Hancock Creek Boulevard South on Friday at 3:00 p.m when he saw an Oldsmobile drive past him and..